Travel Progressive Care Nurse - (PCU RN)

  1. East Stroudsburg,PA
  2. Sep 08, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
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13087610 Job Description & Requirements
Progressive Care Nurse - (PCU RN)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 N Pay Rate: $30.00 - 34.00

The elite team members of this Progressive Care Unit are seeking a like-minded, compassionate RN to join their ranks. With a care-giving model based on optimal patient outcomes, the ideal candidate will bring experience, innovation and passion to their role.

A progressive care nurse (PCU RN) works in a progressive care unit (PCU) and cares for patients requiring close monitoring and frequent assessment, but who aren't unstable enough to need ICU care. PCU RNs use computer equipment to monitor cardiac and other vital information and detect any changes, thereby enabling intervention of life-threatening or emergency situations. Close observation is necessary as many PCU patients receive a significant amount of complex meds, sometimes through an intravenous line that may need to be adjusted or titrated. The PCU RN is sometimes also called a step-down nurse or telemetry nurse, and the PCU is also known as cardiac stepdown, medical stepdown, neuro stepdown, surgical stepdown, and ER holding.


Required Qualifications
3 years of experience
General Certifications(ACLS,BLS/BCLS)

Facility Location
In 1737, this area of East Stroudsburg became historic when it was first permanently settled in. A person by the name of Daniel Brodhead received a warrant of 600 acres in Bucks County, now called Monroe County. Brodhead, who was also a judge at the time, was friends with some of the local Indians, as well as with the Moravian missionaries who had settled there.

Job Benefits
At American Mobile Healthcare we take care of our travelers! We offer:


  • Competitive pay rates
  • Free, quality, private housing
  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • 401(k) and Flex Spending
  • Life Insurance
  • Accident and Short-term Disability Coverage
  • Free Continuing Education
  • Refer a friend and earn extra cash!


About the Company
Since its inception in 1985, American Mobile Healthcare has set the highest standards in professional recruitment for the travel healthcare industry. Our professional staffing team offers unparalleled customer service and industry commitment, as well as top pay and benefits. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply


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13087610

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